Copies of papers relating to Rabbi Chaim Zundel Maccoby

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Copies of letters, 1885-1957, from Lithuania, Russia and Paris; correspondents include Isaac Rabinowitz, Jacob Laustein, J.Goldberg, H.E.Luxemburg, J.Arlowitz, Dr H.Adler, the Hambro Synagogue and the Mountain Breeze House, Mount Freedom, New Jersey; other papers, including a certificate permitting the Kamenitzer Maggid to teach Jewish religious subjects, 1884, receipts, telegrams, a naturalisation certificate, together with extracts from newspapers and magazines with information on the Kamenitzer Maggid.

Administrative / Biographical History

Copies of papers relating to Rabbi Chaim Zundel Maccoby (1858- 1916), preacher (Maggid) of Kamenets (Kamenets-Podolski, Ukraine) known as the 'Kamenitzer Maggid'.

Conditions Governing Access

The Special Collections Division is available for anyone to use, regardless of whether you are attached to an academic institution. Access to the Archives and Manuscripts and Rare Books reading room, however, is by prior appointment to access the manuscript material. See our website for more details.

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